27 March 2020 – All airport arrivals to New Mexico to self-isolate

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Self-isolate/Self-quarantine
Sectors Involved: Health, Immigration
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Regulatory change
Level of Jurisdiction: New Mexico
Lead People/Agency: Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham

Overview: Executive Order 2020-013 directs individual traveling to New Mexico through an airport to self-isolate or self-quarantine for a limited period of time. This order also directs the New Mexico Department of Health to initiate lawful isolation and quarantine proceeding for those who do not self-isolate or self-quarantine.
Full details here: https://www.governor.state.nm.us/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/MLG_EO_2020_013.pdf

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Learning from other jurisdictions, Perception of an increased threat